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Friendship Quotes 46-50

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Friendship Quotes

A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often – just to save it from drying out completely.
Pam Brown

When you choose your friends, don’t be short-changed by choosing personality over character.
W. Somerset Maugham

Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
Aristotle

Never have a companion that casts you in the shade.
Baltasar Gracian

We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that man who has lost his wife. But that man who has known the immense unhappiness of losing a friend, by what name do we call him? Here every language is silent and holds its peace in impotence.
Joseph Roux

Friendship Quotes 41-45

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Friendship Quotes

True friends stab you in the front.
Oscar Wilde

A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.
Leo Buscaglia

But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine.
Thomas Jefferson

A friend should be one in whose understanding and virtue we can equally confide, and whose opinion we can value at once for its justness and its sincerity.
Robert Hall

A friend to all is a friend to none.
Aristotle

Friendship Quotes 16-20

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Friendship Quotes

Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Aristotle

Friendship is held to be the severest test of character. It is easy, we think, to be loyal to a family and clan, whose blood is in your own veins.
Charles Alexander Eastman

You can always tell a real friend: when you’ve made a fool of yourself he doesn’t feel you’ve done a permanent job.
Laurence J. Peter

Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.
Plautus

If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give.
George MacDonald

Equality Quotes 51-55

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Equality Quotes

In order to get beyond racism, we must first take account of race. There is no other way. And in order to treat some persons equally, we must treat them differently.
Harry A. Blackmun

I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

The battle for women’s rights has been largely won.
Margaret Thatcher

The cry of equality pulls everyone down.
Iris Murdoch

If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost.
Aristotle

Education Quotes 31-35

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Education Quotes
If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.
Heinrich Heine

In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.
Mark Twain

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Aristotle

Learn to think continentally.
Alexander Hamilton

Learning is a result of listening, which in turn leads to even better listening and attentiveness to the other person. In other words, to learn from the child, we must have empathy, and empathy grows as we learn.
Alice Miller